I started this tradition of mine two years ago: To keep a mason jar and fill it with post it notes throughout the year of notable and memorable things that made me happy. Here’s a video of my 2017 Happy Jar Reveal and some positive words of encouragement at the end: Have a safe… Continue reading Happy Jar Reveal: Highlights from 2017
Because 2016 was not our best year…
The ultimate lie we all tell ourselves: “If I just had ‘X’, I’d be happy.”
Might have saved me a lot of hardships. But now I know better.
The cultural implications of how we should be living our lives is depressing.
“Literary art can improve social abilities… can move us emotionally, and can prompt changes of selfhood.”
Living in Iowa is a story all by itself, I just need to figure out how to tell it.